Christina joined the institute in fall 2016 as a Research Associate for the Great Lakes Trade Adjustment Assistance Center (GLTAAC). At GLTAAC she conducts industry analysis for client manufacturers. Christina holds a Masters in Public Administration from New York University, and an undergraduate degree in International Studies from University of California, San Diego. Among her experience, she has worked at the United Nations Development Programme, the U.S. State Department, and served as a Fulbright fellow in Indonesia. With an international background and interest in economic development, she currently seeks to expand her knowledge of the private sector.